Tuesday, June 16, 2020
In response to COVID-19 and our desire to protect the health of our Design Trust community, the Design Trust Board of Directors has decided to postpone our in-person Annual Benefit, originally scheduled for June 16th. We will be in touch with more information about our revised plans soon, including ways you can become involved.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM
On Wednesday, April 15th from 12:00- 1:00 PM EST, Design Trust will be hosting a virtual info session for all prospective applicants, including a quick overview of the Fellowship, eligibility and application process, followed by a Q&A on everything from the Design Trust projects, to what to expect from this year-long fellowship.
To join the session, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org along with any questions you might have.
Friday, April 03, 2020 @ 12:00 – 2:00 PM
The Public Space Research Group (PSRG) was founded in 1995 by Professor Setha Low and doctoral students at The Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY), within the Center for Human Environments. In this Zoom webinar, Design Trust's Director of Programs, Samira Behrooz will talk about the organization's unique model, including few current and completed projects followed by a discussion. Join us to learn more about the Design Trust’s work and discuss how iterative engagement and cross-sector partnership could lead to systemic change.
Tuesday, February 04, 2020 @ 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Join Design Trust for Public Space and the NYC Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) to celebrate the launch of the El-Space Toolkit. The 11 case studies across North America featured in the Toolkit demonstrate approaches to various typologies of el-space from linear pathways to crossings to commercial corridors or market spaces, highlighting the range of potential of el-space from enhanced infrastructure to destination parks to trails. Download toolkit
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 @ 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Join the Design Trust Council on a behind-the-scenes tour of Moynihan Train Hall. Now in the final stage of construction, the project has transformed the historic James A. Farley Post Office into a new concourse for Penn Station, NYC's busiest transit hub.
Tuesday, November 05, 2019 @ 6:00 – 9:00 PM
On November 5th enjoy breathtaking views, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, connecting with your friends and colleagues and celebrate our 2019 Public Space Honorees:
Thursday, September 12, 2019 @ 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Thursday, August 22, 2019 @ 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Thursday, August 08, 2019 @ 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Thursday, May 16, 2019 @ 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Join the Design Trust for Public Space and NYC Department of Transportation for a conversation and tour to discover El-Space, the first comprehensive approach in the nation to create a more hospitable pedestrian experience, greater environmental resilience, and enhanced lighting beneath and adjacent to elevated transportation infrastructure citywide.
Wednesday, May 08, 2019 @ 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Members of the Design Trust Council are invited to explore Brooklyn's transformational industrial waterfront park. Tour this 5-acre park built on the site of the former Domino Sugar Refinery in Williamsburg, NY.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 @ 5:00 – 6:30 PM